Facilities Maintenance Mechanic-Overnights

Date: Aug 15, 2019

Location: Lodi, CA, US

Company: Dart Container

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Comply with good manufacturing practices (GMP) as required.
  • Comply with Dart Container's policies and procedures.
  • Perform a variety of facilities maintenance related duties involving inspection and repairs on machinery and facility structures which include facility equipment and machinery, roll-up and man doors, air hoses, signage in facility, break rooms, restrooms, roof and roof fan, air conditioner, bead room blowers, locking dock levels, screens, furniture and/or other equipment in facility.
  • Troubleshoot electrical, maintenance and/or repair for production area machinery, processes, equipment and facility systems. 
  • Inspect, maintain and repair various systems to include the fire prevention system, fire sprinkler system, pentane system, boiler, trash compactor, baler equipment, communication/information systems, etc.
  • Schedule sanitation and cleaning procedures for facility to include standards set forth by the Standard Sanitation Operation Procedures (SSOP). 
  • Perform grounds maintenance for parking lots, landscaping, guard shack and related equipment, perimeter fencing systems, fuel areas and outlying buildings if applicable. 
  • Recycle materials (metal, cardboard, etc.) as required.
  • Process work orders in computer and maintain records for documentation.
  • Inventory compressor oils, salt and boiler room chemicals.
  • Mixing boiler chemicals.
  • Perform low water cut off test on boilers.
  • Perform weekly and monthly fire suppression tests.
  • Remove and replace electric motors, pumps, gearboxes, thermocouples, transducers, water meters, gas meters, level sensors, fire eyes, thermo cameras and Mod motors.
  • Sweep, wipe and clean work areas and other areas as assigned.

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Demonstration of minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and on-going communications about safety and quality issues
  • Ability to work overtime as needed and adjust schedule to short notice call ins.
  • Ability travel within the US 10% of the time for training purposes, if needed.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a forklift license
  • Math skills including add, subtract, multiply, divide and fractions
  • Knowledge of high school level physics
  • One (1) year mechanical experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Two (2) year's electrical experience with trouble-shooting, repair and maintenance in a similar industrial environment
  • One (1) year forklift experience
  • Ability to recognize problems/issues and inform the appropriate individual or contribute suggested solutions
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely
  • Ability to communicate routine job-related processes
  • Strong written communication skills

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Two (2) years mechanical experience
  • Three (3) years electrical experience


Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.


If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at applicationassistance@dart.biz for assistance.


Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.




If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

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